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Finding Solutions for Thyroid Eye Disease

The thyroid gland is small, but rather complex. The hormones and other chemicals produced in this gland need to be in balance for functional health. An overactive thyroid gland can cause a number of concerns, including thyroid eye disease (a complication of Grave’s disease). When abnormal function in the thyroid gland affects the eyes, […]

By |September 15th, 2018|Thyroid Eye Disease|Comments Off on Finding Solutions for Thyroid Eye Disease|

Blepharoplasty: What Should You Ask Your Surgeon?

According to the annual report from the American Society of Plastic Surgeons, more than 209,000 blepharoplasties were performed last year. This eyelid-rejuvenating procedure has ranked in the top five cosmetic surgeries for the past several years. Seeing that a simple eyelid lift can refresh the entire face, it’s hard to find a reason to […]

By |August 30th, 2018|Eyelid surgery|Comments Off on Blepharoplasty: What Should You Ask Your Surgeon?|

Why the Eyes May Not Close Fully After Eyelid Surgery

Blepharoplasty has quickly become one of the most sought-after cosmetic procedures. It’s easy to see why. Correcting age-related laxity in the eyelids has a way of brightening the entire face. The results of blepharoplasty are indefinite, meaning that the eyes never go back to how they were before surgery but will continue to age […]

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Are You Wondering about CoolSculpting?

Body contouring is one of the most active areas of aesthetic medicine. Even before the development of non-surgical modalities like CoolSculpting, it was popular to refine body shape with liposuction and abdominoplasty. In our Denver office, body contouring is frequently performed to help patients naturally reduce body fat in areas of concern.

CoolSculpting may be […]

By |July 30th, 2018|CoolSculpting|Comments Off on Are You Wondering about CoolSculpting?|

Cellulitis and Your Eyes

Cellulitis is a type of infection that usually affects the skin. This infection can occur anywhere on the body, including around the eyes. When cellulitis develops in the eye area, it is vital that an accurate diagnosis is obtained. Two types of cellulitis may appear to affect the eyelid: preseptal cellulitis and orbital cellulitis. […]

By |July 15th, 2018|Orbital Cellulitis, Reconstructive Services|Comments Off on Cellulitis and Your Eyes|

Marionette Lines have Met Their Match

Lines anywhere on the face can be a frustrating problem. We often discuss how to treat frown lines with Botox or how a brow lift can reduce worry lines on the forehead, but we shouldn’t forget that the lower face is especially prone to deep creases over time. What we call laugh lines really […]

By |June 30th, 2018|Facial Fillers|Comments Off on Marionette Lines have Met Their Match|

How Men Differ When it Comes to Facelift Surgery

Even in light of the recent advances in aesthetic medicine, facelift surgery continues to be one of the Top 10 procedures performed each year. The American Society of Plastic Surgeons annual report has revealed that more than 125,000 patients underwent facelift surgery last year. Of those, 15% of patients were men.

We are proud to […]

By |June 15th, 2018|Facelift|Comments Off on How Men Differ When it Comes to Facelift Surgery|

Square Jaw: Is Botox the Answer?

Usually, BOTOX® goes hand-in-hand with temporary wrinkle reduction. As this injectable solution has become more familiar thanks to advanced studies, we have come to realize that Botox can also correct cosmetic concerns such as a drooping brow line. It has also been used as a remedy for excessive underarm sweating. Now, we can add […]

By |May 30th, 2018|Botox|Comments Off on Square Jaw: Is Botox the Answer?|

Use Your Lunch Hour to Get Ready for Summer

Daylight savings time means more sunlight, which means more time to get out and enjoy the beautiful outdoors. The closer we inch toward summer, the greater our desire will be to shed layers of clothing that have served us well these past several months. If you’re like a lot of us, your winter-body has […]

By |May 15th, 2018|CoolSculpting|Comments Off on Use Your Lunch Hour to Get Ready for Summer|

Why Blepharoplasty May Not be a Solution for Ptosis

Eyelid sagging and drooping can be a frustrating problem. Too much skin on the upper eyelid creates a heaviness that just doesn’t belong. People with heavy upper eyelids are often perceived as unfriendly. They may be asked if they are tired, or if they are angry. This is no way to go through the […]

By |April 30th, 2018|Eyelid surgery|Comments Off on Why Blepharoplasty May Not be a Solution for Ptosis|